There was a large police presence in Logan Square on May 31, 2020, amid protests over the killing of George Floyd.Kelly Bauer/Block Club Chicago

City Will Rebuild Vandalized Neighborhoods On South, West Sides And Beyond, Lightfoot Says

"We're concerned about safety everywhere. Everywhere," Lightfoot said. "And there are people, unfortunately, who are roving the city trying to find soft spots that they can exploit."

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Art West Freedom Fest Begins Sunday, Showcasing West Side Talent

The festival will feature artists, performers and entrepreneurs to showcase creative opportunities on the West Side.

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As Chicago Makes Headway On School Council Transparency, Some Say It Doesn’t Go Far Enough

CPS pledged to centrally track basic meeting information on cops in schools votes, but they aren't collecting meeting times or links to virtual meetings that are essential to public participation.